John Nosta

John Nosta

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John Nosta is the Founder of Nostalab, a leading digital health think tank located in Mendham, NJ. As one of the top creative thinkers in science, medicine, and innovation, he helps define, analyze, and deliberate global trends in these expanding areas. He focuses on guiding companies, institutions, and governments through the dynamics of exponential change in the health tech marketplaces. Nosta is also one the most coveted speakers worldwide, presenting his vibrant and insightful perspectives on the future of health innovation.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Nosta is a contrarian with a focus on the future of health and wellness. 
  • He is recognized as the most admired and top disruptor in digital health, life sciences, and the pharmaceutical industry. 
  • He was a research associate at Harvard Medical School.
  • He created the Technology Quotient that helps quantify and shape the human relationship with Technology.
  • He has built his career on the Science of Advertising, a process where strategy and creativity work together for superior marketing. 
  • He is recognized for his ability to translate difficult medical and scientific concepts into material that can be more easily communicated to consumers, clinicians and scientists. 
  • He provides business and marketing insights to help the life business industry navigate the complex aspects of innovation in the context of exponential change. 



  • Nosta has co-authored several papers with global thought-leaders in the field of cardiovascular physiology with a focus on acute myocardial infarction, ventricular arrhythmias, and sudden cardiac death.
  • He is one of the youngest authors to be published in major peer-reviewed publications in Harvard’s history.
  • He has been published in prestigious peer-reviewed journals including The American Journal of Physiology and The American Journal of Hematology. 

  • In 2018, he received an Honoris Causa from UDABOL, Latin America Foundation, University of Science and Informatics Peru, and Centre for NeuroScience
  • In 2019, he was named to the World Health Organization’s Digital Health Roster of Experts.
  • In 2020, he was listed as a top 50 global COVID-19 influencer.
  • He was also awarded the diploma of honor from the Bolivian government for his work in health technology.